First Blog Posts

Sometimes, it can be scary to write your first blog post! Luckily, the supportive community of ActiveRain is just the place to start.

On this page you will find a running list of “first blog posts” written on ActiveRain by members of the real estate industry. These new bloggers have taken the leap to begin their blogging journey. Our first-time real estate bloggers deserve a big welcome and some extra encouragement from you!

Take a read, leave a comment, and say hello. You'll make that author’s day and help to give them a great first impression of our community.

Agent's first blog posts on ActiveRain

By John Anver Suleiman, Gulf Beaches Real Estate Listing Agent
(John The Beach Realtor)
Comments 7
1. OVERPRICING: List Pricing - The Most Important DecisionWhen sellers do not listen to their agent who gives them sound pricing strategy advice position themselves for failure. Overpricing results in longer listing time and the home becoming “stale”… Buyers become Leary and wonder if there is so...

By Hills Gastroenterology, The Hills Gastroenterology
(The Hills Gastro)
Comments 1
We are a team of dedicated, caring professionals who provide the highest quality care available to their patients. With years of experience and top-of-the-line medical technology, you can rest assured thereís no better health care option for your gastroenterological needs. From simple to advanced...

By Alfredo Rodriguez
Comments 6
As a new real estate agent I am finding more and more cases conserning fraud. Why would a real estate agent put their reputation, license, and future on the line for a a quick commission check? It doesnt make sense to me! Was it truely incompetence or did they just not believe they would be caugh...

By Garmin Support, Garmin Customer Service
Comments 3
Garmin Express Optimizes The Performance Of GPS GadgetsAll strategies and policies of Garmin Customer Service  and management favor the gains of subscribers. As a matter of fact, they regularly get new updates from the company in order to enhance the performance and usefulness of Gamin gadgets. H...

By Heidi Johnson, Educator providing resources & tips for busy moms
(Heidi Naturally)
Comments 7
 Here are the steps to take if you find yourself stuck with a bunch of clutter that you need to work through quickly and efficiently. Depending on how much clutter you have to deal with, this could take a few days or months. Realize You Have Enough. "He who knows he has enough is rich.” Chinese P...

By Jamie McKaye, An avid property investor and analyst of markets
(Forward Thinking Property)
Comments 5
We may all remember that endearing (or maybe not so endearing) saying that our parents used to yell when we’d done something wrong “be grateful for the roof over your head!” – yeah, that one, well – there’s some truth in that the roof is indeed important and we all should be grateful for it – and...

By Arthur White, QuickBooks Technical Support and Help - Accountant
(QuickBooks Technical Support and Help - Accountant Squad)
Comments 4
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By Yatendra Singh, Game development company
(BR Softech Pvt. ltd.)
Comments 3
Apple’s iPhone is considered one of the most popular smartphones in the market, that’s why iOS has become an excellent platform for many businesses all over the world. Nowadays  Android and iOS are the two major platforms for developing business and entertainment apps. Both Android and iOS have t...

By Chris Kassel, Residential Real Estate. Investment Properties.
(Kassel and Associates LLC)
Comments 7
A lot of sellers have felt the pain of a recent slow down in the real estate market.  My question is: Is the slow down due to a slower Fall/Winter market or are we in for a real market price adjustment?

By Marna Brown-Krausz, Residential sales
(RE/MAX Greater Princeton)
Comments 8
I joined Active Rain last year and started to blog.  But then life took some turns and I found myself focusing on life more than real estate as 2018 progressed.  The biggest adjustment, other than moving to a new State, Pennsylvania, where I will obtain a license in addition to my NJ license, was...

By gabriella Archuleta
Comments 6
There are 3 types of misrepresentation I learned about in my study. I believe that all ways are important to you but mostly as your duties to protect clients and the community. Fraudulent misrepresentation is very serious. This is when a party to a contract knowingly make untrue statements to get...

By Cassandra Williams
(Berkshire Hathaway )
Comments 8
Well after a long very hot summer, we are experiencing some cooler nights in Naples, FL.   Getting up to high 70 degree weather instead of high 90!!  We have purchased our wood for our firepit and are waiting on some much cooler stuff to come!!

By Amy Rosenthal, Relocation, first time and move up buyer/sellers
Comments 8
Realtor Amy Rosenthal w/HomeSmart serving the Phoenix area is happy to show you this 3 bedroom remodeled home for sale in a gated community, Phoenix, Arizona. For your private showing, please contact Amy Rosenthal at 602-430-3158.View our virtual open house here   2221 E UNION HILLS Drive 154 Pho...

By Hi-Tech BPO, Data & Analytics Solutions for Real Estate
(Hi-Tech BPO)
Comments 0
Real estate directors have realized that they have neglected their data quality, knowingly or unknowingly. But now with perceived competitive advantage as the awakening, real estate data that is aggregated, mined and referred to is like a ticking time bomb.It is so because the question for realto...

By Broadcast Automation, always looking for station space
Comments 5
Purchasing a property is usually some gamble, in spite of new development. The biggest gamble can be a pre-owned property. You must watch out to not get stuck having a cash pit. Listed here are 5 easy methods to avoid getting stuck with a large revenue pit:Use voice broadcast to automate frequent...

By Judy Cutler, High quality real estate caricatures
Comments 7
Start from the customers point of view: What do you want potential buyers or sellers to feel and think when they see your ad? The expression "Use a picture. It's worth a thousand words." appears in a 1911 newspaper article quoting newspaper editor Tess Flanders discussing journalism and publicity...

By Jen Logan
(Black Leather Jacket)
Comments 3
If you are a keen music listener then not knowing about Thriller is impossible. The late Michael Jackson released Thriller more than 25 years ago and it is still the best selling album. It became one of the biggest game changing albums in the music industry, winning countless awards and the most ...

By happy thaks, May the great things of life be yours in bounty at
Comments 6
I view myself as extremely lucky for having an opportunity to work with a specialist of your bore. Working with you was an incredible learning background for me. I truly esteem the information and knowledge you have. Upbeat Thanksgiving.On Thanksgiving, I don't know how I can demonstrate enough g...

By Mykukun kukun, Kukun is a data and analytics company
Comments 4
We have developed a new app for realtors that you can customize with your personal branding information and share with your clients. Your clients will be able to calculate the cost of any home remodeling project and the return on investment of that project. Your opinion is important to us. Could ...

By lahore pakproperties
Comments 3
Lahore Pak Property is the provided Services Buying Properties, Selling Properties and Consulting.Providing factual information for the control of our buyers, this forum is not a real consultation in real time on the virtual house.